A circular / notification has been issued on 14th January 2022 in connection with free medical treatment for federal government servants and their dependents at Armed Forces Institute of Cardiology & National Institute of Heart Diseases (AFIC-NIHD) & Al-Shifa Eye Trust Hospital Rawalpindi by the Government of Pakistan, Ministry of National Health Services, Regulations & Coordination.Further detail of said notification in same is as under;
Free Medical Treatment At AFIC-NIHD & Al-Shifa Eye Hospital Rawalpindi
I am directed to convey that Ministry of National Health Services, Regulations & Coordination, Islamabad is providing annual grant to Armed Forces Institute of Cardiology, Rawalpindi & National Institute of Heart Disease (AFIC-NIHD) and Al Shifa Eye Trust Hospital, Rawalpindi for the free treatment of Federal Government Servants and their dependents.
It is observed that still many Medical reimbursement claims are being submitted in which patients have taken treatment from the said Institutes and paid for their treatment.
It is therefore requested that Federal Government Servants (Serving Retired) may be informed that they are entitled for free medical treatment in the above mentioned Institutes after obtaining referral latter from this Ministry against the request from their Ministries Divisions/ Departments along with medical record.